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PREFERRED TERM
SDN:P29::cfat5urburban  
DEFINITION
  • Urban land is comprised of areas where much of the land is covered by structures. Included in this category are cities, towns and villages. Reference: Anderson, J.R, E. E. Hardy, J. T. Roach and R. E. Witmer (1976), A Land Use And Land Cover Classification System For Use With Remote Sensor Data, Appendix C Land Use Definitions, Geological Survey Professional Paper 964, A revision of the land use classification system as presented in U.S. Geological Survey Circular 671, https://www.usbr.gov/lc/socal/reports/SMappend_C.pdf.
ENTRY TERMS
NOTE
  • accepted
IDENTIFIER
  • SDN:P29::cfat5urb
DATE
  • 2017-02-21 16:02:00.0
IDENTIFIER
  • SDN:P29::cfat5urb
VERSION
  • 2
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URI
http://vocab.nerc.ac.uk/collection/P29/current/cfat5urb/
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